Bluegrass concert set

Published 10:29 am Thursday, January 30, 2020

The Cumberland County Landfill Alert Committee is hosting its regular monthly meeting Sunday, Feb. 9 at 3 p.m. at the Cumberland Community Center located at 45 South and Davenport Road in Cumberland.

The purpose of this meeting is to provide Cumberland County residents and surrounding counties with updated information about this mega landfill. All are welcome.

Sympathy is extended to the Boyles Family of Cumberland. James Franklin Boyles, age 85, went home to be with the Lord Wednesday, Jan. 22. He will be greatly missed by all who knew him and loved him.

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Happy birthday wishes go out this week to the following people: Bonnie Worley of Cumberland on Sunday, Feb. 2 and Carolyn Whitehead of Dillwyn on Thursday, Feb. 6.

Happy anniversary wishes go out this week to the following couples: Luther and Barbara Davis of Arvonia on Saturday, Feb. 1 and Jerry and Barbara Heifner on Sunday, Feb. 2.

The Buckingham County Christian Fellowship Association will host its regular monthly meeting Saturday, Feb. 1 at 1 p.m. at the Welcome Wesleyan Church located at 26599 North James Madison Highway. All members and prospective members are welcome to attend and bring a covered dish for lunch. This will be followed by our business. For more information call President Barry Miles at (804) 492-5806 or cell (434) 315-4181.

The Appomattox County Athletic Booster Club proudly presents bluegrass/bluegrass gospel featuring “Doyle Lawson and Quicksilver” Feb. 9 at 2 p.m. at Appomattox County High School, 198 Evergreen Avenue. Tickets may be purchased at NAPA in Appomattox, Wilkes Jewelers in Appomattox, F & L Market in Lynchburg and Taylor Forbes Equipment in Farmville.

Also, you can purchase tickets online at or make checks payable to ACHS and mail to c/o Tony Clifton P.O. Box 373, Appomattox Va. 24522 or visit our website

For more information call Tony at (434) 660- 7101.

ANNIE MAY MILES is a columnist for Trent’s Mill. She can be reached at